Birth date 6 Feb 1982 (38 years)
Nationality Barbados Barbados
Position Bowler
Team history
Hampshire County 2015 - present
Barbados cricket team 2002 - 2015
St Lucia Zouks 2015
Sylhet Super Stars 2015
Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel 2013 - 2014
Rangpur Riders 2013
Rajasthan Royals 2013
Sydney Thunder 2011 - 2012
Dolphins (cricket team) 2012
Deccan Chargers 2009 - 2010
West Indies national women's 2003 - 2009

Fidel Edwards is a right handed batsman and right arm fast bowler who plays for West Indies cricket team. He has also played for Worcestershire and Barbados.

Edwards debuted in Test matches on 27th June 2003 at Kingston against Sri Lanka. In the 1st innings, he bowled 15.4 overs, out of which 1 was maiden, conceded 36 runs and took 5 wickets. He batted at the No. 11 spot and scored unbeaten 5 runs in 20 deliveries. In the 2nd innings, he bowled 15 overs, out of which 2 were maidens, conceded 54 runs and took 1 wicket. He did not bat in the 2nd innings. West Indies won this match by 7 wickets. Edwards played his first One day International on 29th November 2003 at Harare against Zimbabwe. In this match, he bowled 7 overs, out of which 1 was maiden, conceded 22 runs and took 6 wickets. He did not bat in this match. West Indies won this match by 72 runs by the D/L method.

Career Highlights

Edwards has played in 34 Test matches in which he has bowled 5767 deliveries and has conceded 3854 runs while taking 95 wickets. His bowling average has been 40.56 and economy rate 4.00. He has scored 176 runs at a batting average of 4.29 and strike rate of 24.14. His highest score has been 21. In One day Internationals, he has bowled 1787 deliveries and has conceded 1456 runs while taking 52 wickets. His bowling average has been 28.00 and economy rate 4.88. He has scored 50 runs at a batting average of 10 and strike rate of 46.72.